Posts Tagged ‘equipment’

The benefits of trampolining for children with special needs

When my son was born he was very ‘floppy’ – the medical term is hypotonia, basically its low mucle tone. He had baby physiotherapy and we used to do exercises at home with him. Then, when his sister came a long and she was about two years old, we bought them a trampoline for the garden [...]

Newlife Foundation for Disabled Children

This is another charity featured in the ‘parent information’ section of the webiste for my son’s school. I have not come across the Newlife Foundation for disabled children in any personnal capcity. I would, as usual, welcome comments/feedback from anybody reading this that has.

Disabled children have been at the heart of the charity since 1991. As [...]

Disabled Living

A few months back I picked up a leaflet, probably from my son’s school reception area although I can’t remember now. It caught my eye as it was plugging an event that looked of interest. I put in my work case with the intention of investigating it’s content further during a quiet lunch-time period. Fat chance. [...]